Our City Online

new restaurants

Restaurant Review: La Tavola

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Restaurant Review: La Tavola

La Tavola has a big, beloved history on the local dining scene. Originally an establishment in Powell, it moved over onto Riverside Drive for a few years. Then, in 2009, it stopped existing altogether while the owners started a restaurant project called Knead down in the Short North Now in 2014, La Tavola rides again. […]

7 Comments

First Look: Skyward Grille & Catering

Ayana Wilson Ayana Wilson First Look: Skyward Grille & Catering

Skyward Grille & Catering opened their first brick-and-mortar location yesterday at 11am. The new 4,500 square foot restaurant is located at 2185 Riverside Drive, at the corners of Riverside Drive and Trabue Road in Upper Arlington. Skyward Grille is known primarily for their gyros, sandwiches, salads, and hot dogs. The vast menu accommodates around 20,000 […]

No Comments

Hudson 29 Kitchen + Drink Opens on Lane Avenue

Walker Evans Walker Evans Hudson 29 Kitchen + Drink Opens on Lane Avenue

The newest concept from Cameron Mitchell Restaurants opened on Saturday at 1600 Lane Avenue inside The Lane mixed-use development. Hudson 29 Kitchen + Drink is the name of that concept, which features semi-upscale-yet-comfortable American cuisine and a large wine, craft beer and cocktail menu. “Upper Arlington has been my home for more than three decades, […]

3 Comments

First Look: Bareburger Columbus

Ayana Wilson Ayana Wilson First Look: Bareburger Columbus

The first Bareburger location in Ohio opens today in the Old Yankee Trader building at 463 North High Street. It’s due to the efforts of George Matthews, Charlie Xu, and Ben Christopher, friends who discovered the franchise while living in New York. Bareburger’s concept is tested, proven, and a better alternative for those who still want […]

2 Comments

Jobu Ramen Coming to Grandview Avenue

Ayana Wilson Ayana Wilson Jobu Ramen Coming to Grandview Avenue

Good bowls of ramen can be hard to find in this city. So when Michael Kopfman, who works for the Cameron Mitchell family of restaurants, came back from a trip to the Bay Area, he decided to bring his new-found passion for the Asian street food to Columbus. Kopfman teamed up with John Franke of […]

18 Comments

Skyward Grille Food Cart Moves into Brick-and-Mortar

Ayana Wilson Ayana Wilson Skyward Grille Food Cart Moves into Brick-and-Mortar

Almost 20 years ago, the first Skyward Grille food carts hit the streets of Columbus. They made gyros, grilled sandwiches, and brats cooked-to-order, and sold them at a reasonable price. Not surprisingly, they became popular on college campuses, regulars at both The Ohio State University and Columbus State Community College. With a stronghold on mobile […]

No Comments

Bistro 608 Proposed for The Short North

Ayana Wilson Ayana Wilson Bistro 608 Proposed for The Short North

North High Street in the Short North is getting a face lift in a major way. With work well underway on The Joseph, new businesses are ready to try their luck in the middle of this cultural hub. Among them is Bistro 608, which hopes to open at 608 North High Street. The site is […]

17 Comments

1 2 3 23

dining categories